Content/Assessment:

Short core unit

Choice of 2 units from 7 units and 1 issue from 3 issues.

Class activities and assignments

Externally set and marked end of year exam based on 3 one hour tasks

Homework:

Initially about 1 hour per week

2-3 hours per week in terms 3 and 4 and before the mid-year assessment

Important Points:

TQA will publish their end of year timetable in October

Students have said:

  • It is easy to get a high award if you study consistently throughout the year
  • The subject material is interesting